Guidance

Help and support for Making Tax Digital

Watch webinars and videos for help with using software to send Income Tax updates and VAT Returns to HMRC if you’re an agent or a business.

These webinars are aimed at businesses and agents interested in the Making Tax Digital pilots for VAT and Income Tax.

If you want to attend an upcoming live event, register and sign in at least 5 minutes before it starts. You can ask your host questions using the on-screen text box.

Making Tax Digital pilot for Income Tax

Watch a YouTube video about the basics of the Making Tax Digital pilot for Income Tax.

Catch up with the latest available webinar about Making Tax Digital for Income Tax to find out:

  • what’s changing
  • how to sign up for the Income Tax pilot
  • where you can find more information

Agent services and Income Tax

Catch up with the latest available webinar about the agent services and Income Tax pilot to find out:

  • about the basics of Making Tax Digital
  • how to sign up to the pilot and create an agent services account
  • how to sign your clients up to the pilot
  • about the VAT pilot later this year
  • use software to send Income Tax updates to HMRC on behalf of your clients

Making Tax Digital pilot for VAT

Creating an agent services account

This YouTube video explains the step-by-step process for creating an agent services account. You will need an agent services account to sign up your clients for the Making Tax Digital services for VAT and Income Tax.

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How to sign up to Making Tax Digital for VAT

This YouTube video explains the step-by-step process to sign up a business to Making Tax Digital for VAT. Over 1 million VAT registered businesses will need to sign up for Making Tax Digital.

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How does Making Tax Digital for VAT affect you?

This YouTube video explains how Making Tax Digital for VAT will affect your business. From April 2019, Making Tax Digital for VAT will be mandatory for over 1 million VAT registered businesses.

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Making Tax Digital for VAT - what is compatible software?

This YouTube video is about the compatible software businesses (or their agents) are required to use as part of Making Tax Digital for VAT.

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Digital record keeping for VAT

This YouTube video explains what digital record keeping means as part of Making Tax Digital for VAT. Businesses are required to keep digital records as part of Making Tax Digital for VAT.

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Catch up with the latest available webinar about the VAT pilot for agents to find out:

  • what you need to do to help your clients prepare for the change
  • how to get involved in the pilot
Published 31 May 2018
Last updated 16 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. New YouTube videos about the Making Tax Digital pilot for VAT have been added.
  2. First published.